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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2005
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i hav vry less facial hair...please suggest me how to grow it...m 21 and I hav little moustach and little hairs in chin...
User :   nyone der???
Doctor :   I am 27 now, I have quiet a lot of hairs now, but I remember very well at 21 I was in 3rd yr MBBS
Doctor :   then I had very less hairs
Doctor :   used to shave once a week
Doctor :   So it is a normal physiology
User :   ya even m in 3rd i want to grow a full grown beard
Doctor :   unless you have none at all
Doctor :   How often do you shave?
User :   i hav been waitin since i was in 12th class...i still hav very less hairs...p
User :   i shave once a week
Doctor :   May I know your height & weight?
User :   180cm and 65kg
Doctor :   Your height & weight are normal
User :   i met an endocrinologist...he said i hav no harmonal disorder..he asked me to he was not sure whether i ll hav facial hair or not
Doctor :   Your BMI is 20
Doctor :   which is perfect
Doctor :   Do you get a thin moustache?
User :   yes sir ...i do...and some hair on my chin
Doctor :   Hairs on your chin?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   yes sir
Doctor :   Thats how it starts
Doctor :   Soon the mustache will become thicker
User :   but sir i wana grow it ...i have been waitin for long...
User :   i want a solution for it...i feel embarrased at times
Doctor :   Hair growth in your chin will meet the side locks in a year or so
Doctor :   I guess you have tried methods like shaving often
User :   but i hav no hair at all on the sides
User :   yes i did
Doctor :   You can consult a dermatologist or Trichologist or a CDosmetologist
Doctor :   for a prescription of a lotion
User :   i consulted a dermatologist
User :   he suggested minoxodin
Doctor :   Thats the lotion I was talking about
User :   sorry...minoxidil
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Continue it
User :   its a month positive signs
Doctor :   be careful as larger doses of it is not healthy
User :   do facial hair hav DHT ??
Doctor :   Yes, they need it
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